Baltasar Gracian

Baltasar Gracian

was a Spanish Jesuit and baroque prose writer
The heaven of the envied is hell for the envious. [...because they focus on what they don't have rather than being grateful for what they have, which is always better than some others.]More Baltasar Gracian quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A wise prince must never take things easy in times of peace.More Baltasar Gracian quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Good things, when short, are twice as good.More Baltasar Gracian quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Always leave something to wish for; otherwise you will be miserable from your very happiness.More Baltasar Gracian quotes [07/13/2011 10:07:46]
It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.More Baltasar Gracian quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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